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Welcome to Hornridge Bay!


Census Data

General Information

  • Pop. Estimate: 4,854
  • Children: 24.33% (1,181)
  • Elderly: 15.74% (764)

Racial Breakdown

  • 2,617 gnome (53.9%)
  • 1,219 half-elf (25.1%)
  • 821 elf (16.9%)
  • 50 other (1%)
  • 49 human (1%)
  • 49 half-orc (1%)
  • 49 dwarf (1%)

Misc.

  • 5 Districts
  • 138 Businesses
  • 707 Specialists
  • 570 Residences

Summary [-]

Hornridge Bay is a large town in the Outer Cenkan Territory with a normal population.

Environment [-]

Geography [-]

This fertile large town is moderately populated (7,987/sq km), covers 0.61 square kilometers, and roughly has a diameter of 881 meters.

Climate [-]

Hornridge Bay has a Temperate Deciduous Forest climate, which is characterized by warm and wet summers with mild and dry winters, and has spring, summer, fall and winter seasons. Winds in the region are non-existent and the temperature is generally mild with high variation. Precipitation is minor, and the sky is cloudy.

Astronomy [-]

Hornridge Bay sees a trinary star overhead: Bec, a massive yellow star; Uuj, a supermassive orange star; and Luj, an average white star. Hornridge Bay also has a single moon: Chadipso, a supermassive bone white moon. In the night sky, you see nothing unusual.

Cityscape [-]

Walls [-]

Visitors are greeted with a solid basalt wall that is 5 meters tall. The city wall protects the core 100% of the city, with 5 towers spread along the 3.24 kilometer wall.

Streets [-]

There are 3 roads leading to Hornridge Bay; 2 roads are major. The city is lined with crude cobblestone paths in a wheel and spoke pattern.

Districts [-]

The city is broken into the following districts: market, mercy, fine shops, shops, and trade.

Government [-]

Hornridge Bay is governed through an ecclesiastical government, where the government administrated by a church.. The government as a whole is seen as minimally competent. Officials in Hornridge Bay are often seen as reasonable and the policies are mocked. The political influence of Hornridge Bay in the region is thriving due to a thwarted assassination attempt. In times of crisis, the population turns against itself.

Leader [-]

Hornridge Bay is ruled by Lord Chancellor Malvin Greasesprocket. The Lord Chancellor has been in power for a few months and is despised by the people. There is peaceful opposition to the Lord Chancellor and policies. The right to rule was granted by force, and that power is maintained through the tip of a sword.

Laws [-]

Laws are enforced by a city guard, but are rarely enforced. Justice is served by mob rule, with a common punishment being community service.

Crime [-]

Crime is unusual. The most common crime is treason. The imprisonment rate is 0.21% of the population (10 adults).

Military [-]

Hornridge Bay has a laid back attitude towards the military. Their standing army of 631 citizens (13%) is at the ready, with a reserve force of 303 (6.25%). Of the active duty military, 28 (4.5%) are special forces. Due to their laid back attitude and solid wall, Hornridge Bay is excellently fortified. Hornridge Bay fighters are ridiculed for their use of great crossbows in battle. They are mocked for their guerrilla warfare and are considered admirably skilled in battle.

Economy [-]

The economy in Hornridge Bay is currently calm.

Resources [-]

Hornridge Bay is known for the following resources:

  • A cursed cave inhabited by wild dragons that are hunted by witches.
  • Many bee hives that are avoided by travelers. Bloz Armcracker said somoeone said someone found a stash of emeralds in a tomb nearby.
  • Many parrot companies that are avoided by locals. Kadr Damnkill said rumors tell of piles of penis sheathes in a tomb nearby.
  • Huge defenseless kangaroo mobs that are frequented by kittens. Chief Sumak Legcrusher said rumors tell of a stash of silver hidden around somewhere.

Culture [-]

Legends [-]

Around town you'll hear the following legends:
  • Legends tell of Har'toor's Jug, a unique jug with the knack to make someone speak the truth. It hasn't reappeared in years.
  • Some time ago, a monster named Zraggrog stalked the field. Villagers say that if you touch him, you will be killed.
  • Long, long ago, an old woman lingered in the town during a red moon and was drawn towards acts of greed. People say that the old woman will ask a favor of you, then eat you.

Events [-]

Hornridge Bay is a lively city with many opportunities available.

Job Postings [-]

You'll find the following job postings:
  • Want to earn some quick coin? Rrona Skullcrusher has been kidnapped! Generous payment for safe return. Will pay in gold. Contact Micke Franton for more details.
  • I'm looking for investigator to look into someone's references. Length of job expected to be short. Will owe you a huge favor. Accidental Death insurance required. Contact Adaina Glitterwind.
  • I'm looking for rare rats, both live and dead. I have a list of the ones I need. Reward is a secret. No pay until task is completed successfully. Contact Gwarigaen Moonheart for further details.
  • Help Wanted: Hearty souls needed to recover stolen relic. Will pay in gold. Discretion required. Contact Davic Ferden.
  • Looking for something new? Hearty souls needed to recover stolen keg. Will reward you with a land deed. Contact Nbunk Bigdeath.
  • El Curlytalker has been kidnapped! Generous payment for safe return. Will reward you with a land deed. Contact Mun Ironstomach.
  • Want to earn some quick coin? Lockpick needed for totally legitimate reasons. Will pay in gold. Contact Kigan Oxbranch.
  • Help Needed: Hearty souls needed to recover stolen bracelet. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Vothzer.
  • Want to earn some quick coin? I'm looking for investigator to look into someone's references. Must submit to background check. Length of job expected to be short. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact Tmot Dreadgloom for more information.
  • I'm looking for a Transcriber. Need expert to translate runes. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact Mickic Antonhews.
  • Help Needed: I'm looking for a Transcriber. Need expert to translate runes. No pay until task is completed successfully. Will reward you with a land deed. Contact James Ferhouse.
  • Lockpick needed for totally legitimate reasons. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact Trellm for more information.
  • Help Needed: Lockpick needed for totally legitimate reasons. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Loril Icecairn.

People [-]

The people in Hornridge Bay are accepting of outsiders.

Citizens [-]

The following citizens are worth mentioning:
  • Wizkey Gyroblast is a female gnome who is known in the city as being a reasonably skilled smith. She appears trusting.
  • Snorril Drumnose is a female dwarf who is known in the world as being a poorly skilled ropemaker. She appears efficient.
  • Haarigtel Dirthleaf is a female half-elf who is known in the city as being a legendary tailor. She appears vengeful.
  • Daney Castsford is a female half-elf who is known in that part of town as being a mocked timberwright. She appears impatient.
  • Mick Baron is a female human who is known in that part of town as being a skilled forester. She appears flirtatious.
  • Larnalanae Whiteblade is a male elf who is known in the city as being a gifted specialty smith. He appears guilty.
  • Jory Simonsone is a male half-elf who is known in the city as being a gifted furrier. He appears solemn.
  • Danry Rosenett is a male human who is known in the region as being a decent leatherworker. He appears jolly.
  • Balgan Mithrilarm is a male dwarf who is known in the world as being a mediocre teacher. He appears attentive.
  • Dav Carliffe is a male half-elf who is known in the city as being a reasonably skilled deputy. He appears self-obsessed.
  • Joe Petrland is a female human who is known in the neighborhood as being a gifted vintner. She appears mopey.
  • Morrin Firefighter is a male dwarf who is known in the region as being a gifted harness maker. He appears solemn.
  • Jory Davey is a female half-elf who is known in the region as being a mocked rugmaker. She appears boastful.
  • Halnaliyn Duskrose is a male elf who is known in the region as being a poorly skilled illuminator. He appears smug.
  • Rab Skullcrusher is a male half-orc who is known in the neighborhood as being a horribly skilled sage. He appears battle-ready.
  • Davic Davidll is a male half-orc who is known in the world as being a mediocre tanner. He appears gosipy.

Travelers [-]

The following travelers are worth mentioning:
  • Perdeine Marmap, a clumsy female oddball. She is an adept who is here to secretly assassinate a thug.
  • Hecarima Misthoof, a clumsy male minotaur. He is an aristocrat who is seeking healing for a crippling injury.
  • Blore, a drunken female mindflayer. She is an adept who is finding work as a merchant.
  • Mickes Simonham, an insecure male half-dwarf. He is a commoner who is cleaning out a wealthy person.
  • Fally Bunceskin, a mopey female halfling. She is a wizard who is seeing the city.
  • Jo Fransford, a beligerent male half-orc. He is a rogue who is doing something secret.
  • Car, a homesick male kobold. He is a paladin who is seeing the world.
  • Dimmud Neckripper, a nervous male orc. He is an expert who is on a mission for diplomacy.
  • Gavby Cobblefiz, a nervous male gnome. He is a barbarian who is finding a long-lost parent.
  • Brorun Hawkstream, a patronizing female deep dwarf. She is a sorcerer who is brokering a truce over a trade war.

Locales [-]

Establishments [-]

These establishments worthy of mention in Hornridge Bay:

  • The Colored Bunch Dry Goods [+]
  • The Rusty Silver Inc. [+]
  • The Glaring Wine Inc. [+]
  • The Purple Clowns Arena [+]
  • The Grimy Halfling Ceramics [+]
  • The Grizzly Dragon Wharf [+]
  • The Deadly Dragon Whorehouse [+]
  • The Angry Frog Shoppe [+]
  • The Crippled Crow Inc. [+]
  • The Laughing Wagon Hatters [+]
  • The Tipsy Goblins Supplies [+]
  • The Singing Kettles Shipyard [+]
  • The Guinea Wolfhound Harnesses [+]
  • The Highlighted Dragon Star Gazers [+]
  • The Old Pipe Bows R Us [+]
  • The Golden Hen Inc. [+]